Governor Beshear announces 239 new cases, nine deaths Thursday
FRANKFORT, Ky. (WYMT) - Governor Andy Beshear announced 239 new cases and nine new deaths in Kentucky on Thursday.
At least 16,079 Kentuckians have contracted the virus. The death toll is now at 581.
4,726 people have recovered from the virus.
420,058 Kentuckians have received tests.
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If you have any questions about the coronavirus in Kentucky, call the state's COVID-19 hotline at 1-800-722-5725.
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